BEST WESTERN Hotel Siracusa
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We woke up a little earlier today to make the hour long trip to Noto, famous for its Baroque architecture, almonds and the gelateria that purportedly makes the best ice-cream in the world! I have to bribe the girls with either the promise of shopping or something nice to eat if I expect them to traipse through Duomo after Duomo, or climb unendingly steep hills in search of castles and mosaics. I cunningly kept the address of Gelateria Costanza until the end of our visit, ...
... dated to about 500BC. The buildings are amazing, around every corner we were saying "have a look at this". Can it get any better and yes around this next corner lo and behold it gets even better. We cannot believe that we have never heard or seen any advertising about these places. After lunch at a cafe, we returned to the bus and continued to the Church where they have located a relief image of Mary that in ...
... about 22 people altogether and 13 of them were Australians. We then went to the hotel restaurant and had a beautiful 3 course dinner with everyone. The first course was pasta meatballs extremely delicious. The second course was a veal roll with a spinach roll coated in almonds and this to was delicious followed by fruit salad. We had an enjoyable evening getting to know some of the people. Off to bed now as we have to be up at 6.15am tomorrow. ...
... brown dirt. To get the the highest point, you must take a cable car ride which was not part of our tour.
Our next stop was a restaurant where we were served a Sicilian Lunch of antipasto, pasta with a tomato sauce and another pasta with a pistachio pesto sauce and then cannelloni for dessert. It was all very good.
We then boarded our bus and headed back to the ship. We arrived back on ...
Leave Syracuse after a expresso which spit on me To the gta island and visit the castle in Syracuse Acireale first stop and saw a black rock beach but no volcano Aci trezza nothing much happen Aci Castello hard to drive as one road two way Return car in Catania airport Taxi to the port and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed